The links below are free downloads to make sure your computer understands the most common file formats and is somewhat protected.
Microsoft Download Center
Microsoft's Download Center will keep you updated with the latest versions of Internet Explorer and other tools for using the internet and Microsoft Products.
QuickTime Player is a free application for playing audio as well as video, including MPEG-4 and MOV formats.
View and print millions of documents on the Web with the free Adobe Reader.
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Player lets you experience automation and entertainment in your web browser.
Adobe Shockwave Player
Adobe Shockwave Player lets you experience automation and entertainment in your Web browser as well.
RealPlayer is a media player that specializes in playing the following formats: RA, RM, RV, RMVB, RAM, and RMM.
Microsoft Media Player
Play online audio and video content. Windows Media Player supports Windows Media (WMA, ASF), MP3, WAV, MIDI, AVI, and other formats.
Java Runtime Environment
If your computer does not have Sun Microsystems' Java installed, then you need to download and install it to use all Moodle components.
AVG Free Anti-Virus
If your computer does not have anti-virus protection of any kind, AVG Free is an anti-virus software that you can download and use for free. It works with Windows XP and above.